Bossier Parish http://redriverradio.org en Haughton School of Music attracts budding musicians in Bossier Parish http://redriverradio.org/post/haughton-school-music-attracts-budding-musicians-bossier-parish <p>A new music instruction center in Haughton, La., has attracted more than 70 students for private lessons on instruments like piano, drums and guitar, and demand continues to swell, according to Shana Houston. She opened Haughton School of Music nearly five months ago, and she’s surprised how quickly it’s caught on. She said Bossier Parish families no longer have to drive to Shreveport to get private music lessons.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:44:54 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 38276 at http://redriverradio.org Haughton School of Music attracts budding musicians in Bossier Parish Bossier steps up its sandbagging operation http://redriverradio.org/post/bossier-steps-its-sandbagging-operation <P>The Bossier Parish Highway Department's sandbagging operations in Benton stayed open overnight. Thousands of sandbags were handed out yesterday by public works departments in north Louisiana. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provides the sand and bags during emergencies. Bossier Parish is using prison inmate labor to fill the sandbags. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:26:03 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 16446 at http://redriverradio.org Bossier steps up its sandbagging operation